2017 Nevada Summer Transportation Institute

2017 Nevada Summer Transportation Institute sponsored by UNLV’s Multicultural Program will host STEM students from around the State of Nevada or a two week intensive traffic safety studies.  Students will have guest lectures from NDOT, Kimley-Horn, Penna Powers, as well as visit RTC-FAST center, LV Monorail operations center,  engineering firms,  trauma centers, coroner’s office,  and participate in a simulated DUI crash, arrest, trial and conviction.  Students will work in groups to solve a traffic issue within their community.  All the groups will present their project to engineers, peers, family and the public on the last day.